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UK FIRST ELECTRIC STREET RACE COMING TO HUMBER REGION NEXT YEAR

5th December 2018

Hull city centre will host a unique Greenpower & Green Port Hull street race on Sunday the 28th April 2019. Greenpower Education Trust aim to inspire young people to excel in STEM subjects (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Maths), through a...

Humber initiative to support 2018 Year of Engineering

20th December 2017

A Humber initiative designed to encourage women and girls to consider engineering careers is supporting next year’s government-led Year of Engineering campaign which aims to tackle lack of diversity in the profession.

Women into Manufacturing and Engineering event to come to Humber UTC

27th September 2017

Women across the North and North East Lincolnshire region are being invited to discover job opportunities in the manufacturing and engineering sectors through an event being held by Green Port Hull – the first one to be held on the south bank of the...

New Hull base for Danish offshore wind electrical firm

25th July 2017

Danish electrical company Scanel International A/S has chosen Hull as the location for its first fixed office in the UK, following major contract wins with energy giants based in the Humber region. The business’s new base is located at One Business...

One month to go until electric car race at KCOM Stadium

16th June 2017

The one-month countdown is on until 33 teams of young people from across the Humber region go head-to-head in an electric kit car race around Hull’s KCOM Stadium, as part of innovative education initiative Project Blyth.

Offshore wind roles showcased in new guide

17th May 2017

Those interested in careers in the offshore wind industry can find out more about the variety of potential job roles, thanks to a new guide produced by Green Port Hull.

Young entrepreneurs boost enterprise skills thanks to Project Blyth

15th May 2017

A team of entrepreneurs from Hull are honing their enterprise skills thanks to Project Blyth, an innovative education initiative in the Humber region which is supported by Green Port Hull. The project has provided 33 groups of young people with kit...

Excitement for summer car race builds at Car Jam

11th April 2017

Young people from across Hull and the East Riding who are building electric kit cars to race at a unique event being held this summer have come together to showcase the progress of their projects.

High demand for Hull kit car race forces move to new venue

5th April 2017

Over 60 electric kit cars are set to be raced around Hull’s KCOM Stadium this summer as part of an exciting education project, which has received funding from Green Port Hull. The race has been moved by organisers from the city centre to the...

Siemens to showcase roles at women’s careers event

8th March 2017

Four months since the opening of its manufacturing facility at Alexandra Dock, Siemens will be showcasing future employment opportunities at a careers open day aimed at women. Green Port Hull’s Women into Manufacturing and Engineering (WiME) event...

Awards shortlist for female leaders

7th March 2017

Two key figures from Women into Manufacturing and Engineering (WiME), a Green Port Hull initiative to encourage women to choose a career in these industries, have been shortlisted in the Northern Power Women Awards.

Initiative to inspire women into engineering steps up for 2017

14th February 2017

Women across Hull and the East Riding are being inspired to discover job opportunities in the manufacturing and engineering sectors through new videos commissioned by Green Port Hull in partnership with the Women’s Engineering Society (WES).

Energy Works awards contracts to local firms

15th December 2016

Energy Works, a new, advanced waste-to-energy plant being built in Hull, continues to make good progress on site. M+W Group, the main contractor responsible for the complete engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) of the facility, has...

World-class Siemens factory produces first blade at Green Port Hull

30th November 2016

Global offshore wind market leader Siemens today revealed the first turbine blade to be manufactured at its new wind power factory at Green Port Hull, the centrepiece of a £310m investment by Siemens and Associated British Ports (ABP). The milestone...

A year of helping people into employment at the Green Port Hub

23rd November 2016

More than 2,000 people from across Hull and the East Riding have been given support to apply for jobs, prepare for interviews and secure employment in the past year, thanks to services at the Green Port Hub, which marks its first anniversary this...

Hull workwear business strikes deal with Siemens contractor

31st October 2016

Hull-based AP Workwear, a professional clothing and personal protective equipment (PPE) supplier, has provided kit to ALE, one of the world’s largest heavy transportation and lifting contractors, which is undertaking work on the Siemens development...

Event to inspire women into engineering

26th July 2016

Women across Hull and the East Riding are being invited to discover job opportunities in the manufacturing and engineering sectors at a careers open day. The event will be held on Saturday 20th August from 10am at the Green Port Hub, in Hull’s...

Celebrating the life of Hull high flyer Amy Johnson

1st July 2016

People across Hull are set to be inspired and entertained thanks to a new two-month long festival that kicks off tomorrow, to celebrate the life of Hull’s aviation heroine Amy Johnson – the first woman to fly solo from the UK to Australia. ...

You ain’t seen mothing yet!

1st July 2016

The Green Port Growth Programme, which has been created to establish East Yorkshire as a world-class centre for renewable energy, is helping to celebrate the life of Hull’s aviation heroine Amy Johnson through a major public art project.

Hull move will drive expansion for TRG Wind

28th June 2016

A fast-growing wind turbine support company has become the latest piece in the Humber’s renewables jigsaw after choosing Hull as the base for its European offshore operations.

Siemens awards major contract to UK supplier

3rd June 2016

Siemens has awarded a four-year Crane Framework Agreement to UK-based heavy-lift specialist ALE for the supply and deployment of cranes, specialised transport equipment and personnel.

Pure Renewables wins Chairman’s Award

18th May 2016

A Cottingham company that has benefitted from advice and funding through the Green Port Growth Programme has been honoured at the annual East Riding of Yorkshire Council Chairman’s Awards. 

Siemens steps up pace of Hull recruitment

25th November 2015

Siemens today ramped up recruitment activity for its new facilities in Hull by advertising 135 posts, the largest number of opportunities made available so far.

Green Port Hull opens ‘The Hub’ in Hull city centre

24th November 2015

Residents and businesses in Hull and East Yorkshire will be able to access information on the region’s emerging renewable energy sector thanks to a new careers and information hub that will be launched by Green Port Hull today.